Boat tours depart from Khulna or Mongla, and include an overnight Volvo bus journey or flight to jessore from Dhaka.
Everything you will happen to see or come across in the wild mangrove forests of the Sundarbans will irresistibly draw you towards them. The dazzling expanse of green, the blue heaven overhead meeting the horizon, the playful high tide and the ebb, the very smell of life in the air and the pristine sea beach�" you name it.
Early in the morning you can more time in the canal by our small boat, if you are inclined to having more adventure around the wildlife �" Royal Bengal tigers, leopards, rhinoceros, wild hen, wild cats, spotted deer, hog deer, barking deer and monkeys in the Sundarban. number of aquatic mammals �" the Ganges dolphin, several species of reptiles �" Olive Ridley turtle, the river terrapin, estuarine crocodile (the largest crocodile in the world), monitor lizard, water monitor, chameleons; and a varied assortment of snakes �" King cobra, common cobra, Banded krait, Russell’s Viper, Python, Green Whip Snake and a number of water snakes. There are skipping frogs, common toads and tree fogs. The numerous species of fishes include the Saw fish, Butter fish, Electric Rays, Silver Carp, Star Fish, Common Carp, several species of sharks, prawns and shrimps.
There are over 270 species of birds including plenty of water birds �" Asian open bill stork, black-necked stork, greater adjutant stork, egrets, herons, swamp francolin, white ibis, white-collared kingfisher, black-capped kingfisher, brown-winged kingfisher, spotted billed pelican.
There are also a number of birds of prey �" white-bellied sea-eagle, grey-headed fishing eagle, brahmini kite, herring gull, osprey, Pallas’s fish eagle, peregrine falcon, Oriental hobby, northern eagle owl and brown fish owl.
The most important trees are the mangrove trees. The name Sunderban meaning Sundari forest comes from two words Sundari, other species of trees. Genwa which has flaming red leaves in April and May. The Kankara with its crab like red flowers. Khalsi with its dazzling display of yellow blooms.
night -01: overnight Volvo bus journey to Khulna where you board to the sundarbans cruising vassel or public direct bus journey to Mongla.
Price per Adults - BDT. 9,500 from Mongla if run by 10 adults
Additional cost both way Volvo bus ticket => 2000 tk and car both way 500 TK for Mongla.
forest revenue if foreign nationality @ 5,000
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